AtScale Essentials Course

Learn how to Build an AtScale Data Model

This course is designed to educate users on the basics of the AtScale semantic layer platform and build a basic AtScale Data Model leveraging a Sales Insights use case.

Who should attend?

The AtScale Essentials Course is intended as an introduction to the AtScale semantic layer platform and would be useful for anyone involved with leveraging AtScale. The fundamentals covered in this course will help set a foundation for the use of the semantic layer platform, and the concepts will be carried forward in more advanced education courses such as Expert Administration and Advanced Data Model Design. Number of students is limited to 15.

When you complete this class, you will be able to:

This course is designed as an introduction to the AtScale semantic layer platform. Upon completing the course, attendees will understand the installation/configuration process, gain familiarity with the user interface, understand the development/production environment setup, and have a general knowledge of AtScale Virtual Data Models and how they are developed and managed.

What is the duration and format?

This is a 4 hour class delivered in person by an AtScale Expert Instructor in a lab based hands on approach.

What are the course topics?

  • Basic Dimensional Modeling
  • General Navigation
  • AtScale Project Creation and Security
  • AtScale Development Best Practices
  • Complete Use Case Implementation
  • Introduction to the design and development of AtScale Data Model
    • Sourcing Data
    • Building Calculated Columns
    • Query Data Sets
    • Defining Measures & Calculated Measures
    • Creating Dimensions and Hierarchies
    • Connecting a Business Intelligence (BI) Tool
    • Introduction to Demand Defined Aggregates
    • Incremental Data Loads

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Leveraging the experience of our global services organizations and the AtScale Delivery Methodology, AtScale Education Services is focused on building AtScale Experts, responsible for the initial setup, configuration, design, development, tuning, upgrades, and/or maintenance of AtScale in our customer environments.

Our courses are designed to be efficient, interactive and personal, so you can get the most out of your time with our Expert Instructors.

Whether you are getting started or want to expand on your knowledge of the AtScale platform, we have comprehensive classes designed to make you an AtScale Expert.

About AtScale:
AtScale enables smarter decision-making by accelerating the flow of data-driven insights. The company’s semantic layer platform simplifies, accelerates, and extends business intelligence and data science capabilities for enterprise customers across all industries. With AtScale, customers are empowered to democratize data, implement self-service BI and build a more agile analytics infrastructure for better, more impactful decision-making. For more information, please visit and follow us on LinkedIn.